Am I too old to be a Flight Attendant career? I am 50 years of age

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FlightAttendant4Me in Sherbrooke, Quebec

41 months ago

Thank you.

L.D.

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flygirl in Kenosha, Wisconsin

41 months ago

LD,

Age has nothing to do with it. Personality, flexibility and a sincere passion about customer service are among the ageless qualities that many airlines look for in candidates. A professional appearance and demeanor are crucial, though.

This is an excellent time to start a career as a flight attendant. That being said, you must also be persistent. It is not unusual to have to apply to several companies before you find the right one. So go for it my friend!

Good Luck!

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FA4life in Staten Island, New York

41 months ago

Great advice--and very true!

I started my career as a FA at 50 and never regret it!

My advice to you is to interview with as many airlines as you can (within reason.) The experience you gain is invaluable to you getting your dream job!

Good luck!!

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FlightAttendant4Me in Sherbrooke, Quebec

41 months ago

Thank you very much.

You just made my day.

L.D.

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susiesnowflake in Niles, Illinois

41 months ago

FlightAttendant4Me in Sherbrooke, Quebec said: Thank you very much.

You just made my day.

L.D.

Im the same age and thought the same, thinking that the airlines want that fresh young look. But then I though about it and Im sure they want a mix of young, middle age(you and I LOL)and older. So lets go for it and have fun at it. Be yourself and stress your customer service, I believe THATS what they are looking for over all. Good luck to you!!!!!

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FlightAttendant4Me in Sherbrooke, Quebec

41 months ago

susiesnowflake in Niles, Illinois said: Im the same age and thought the same, thinking that the airlines want that fresh young look. But then I though about it and Im sure they want a mix of young, middle age(you and I LOL)and older. So lets go for it and have fun at it. Be yourself and stress your customer service, I believe THATS what they are looking for over all. Good luck to you!!!!!

Thank you very much susiesnowflake for your kind words.

Larry D.

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LFARMER31@nc.rr.com in Wilson, North Carolina

38 months ago

thanks lynda fifty

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